Lobi Female Figure, Burkina Faso
height 29 1/4in (74.5cm)
Bryce Holcomb, Jr.
Sotheby's, New York, October 1994, lot 17
Private Collection, California
This standing figure is sculpted in classic Lobi style with crested coiffure, squared shoulders, protruding stomach and legs slightly bent at the knees; light-brown encrusted patina with areas of erosion.